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49.149 (BF1092)

White-shouldered Marble   

Apotomis turbidana
Adult: 2
Resident. Local.


The white broad basal streak rules out all others.

Recording method

Comes to light.

Life cycle

Larvae: April-May in spun leaves.  Adults: June-July.

Larval foodplants



The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Kirkconnell Flow NNR, Kirkcudbrighthsire, on 29th June 1996 during a ‘Grey Daggers’ Moth Group field meeting, while the first for Dumfriesshire was trapped at Courance on 18th July 2013.

20 record(s) from 9 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2022 2017

 UK Moths website - further information on species (with photos)

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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